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Ukraine Region Opts for Referendum on Autonomy

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In the heart of Prime Minister Viktor Yanukovich's power base in Eastern Ukraine, an important regional parliament decides to hold a referendum in early January on whether the region should become more autonomous. NPR's Emily Harris reports.